ESI (Edge Side Includes)

Use this feature to enable processing ESI on your pages. This is used for dynamic content assembly.

Features and options

  • Pass Set Cookie. This option lets โ€‹Akamaiโ€‹ pass cookies set by your origin servers to the ESI processor.

  • Pass the Client IP. This option lets the client IP header to be sent to the ESI processor.

For best performance, you should only enable ESI for content containing ESI code. You should NOT enable this behavior for entire sites since parsing all files for ESI increases the time required to deliver content.